The Voice for K–12 computer science education and its educators.

The Computer Science Teachers Association is a membership organization that supports and promotes the teaching of computer science and other computing disciplines. CSTA provides opportunities for K–12 teachers and students to better understand the computing disciplines and to more successfully prepare themselves to teach and learn.

Meet The Foos!
Parents and policy makers are now recognizing the importance of teaching computer science to elementary school kids.

Have you been to the Summit?
The National Computer Science Principles Education Summit was graciously sponsored by Google (and prominently powered by Google as well).

Celebrate CS Ed Week, Celebrate You!
CS Ed Week is December 8-14th this year. Here are just a few ways as CSTA members you can get involved.

Call for Nominations: CSTA 2015 Board of Directors
We encourage interested CSTA members to apply, or to encourage other qualified members to submit an application, by the deadline of February 1, 2015.

Google Launches New CS Tool!
Computer Science Custom Search allows you to search for and find high-quality computer science materials for the classroom, after school programs, or home enrichment.

Faces of Computing Contest Now Open!
In honor of CSEdWeek, our annual competition "We Are the Faces of Computing." Submissions due Nov 20!

Call for Proposals for the 2015 CSTA Conference
The 2015 CSTA annual conference will be held July 13-14 in Grapevine, TX.

Important New Report on CS Teacher Certification!
CSTA has released a new report called Bugs in the System: Computer Science Teacher Certification in the U.S., a comprehensive study of all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Download Your CSTA Member Badge!
Members: place it in your email signature or on your website. Click here!

Download the CSTA K-12 Computer Science Standards.
Make sure your courses are aligned.

Access the November issue of our newsletter, the CSTA Voice.

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Membership Information:
CSTA Member Services
P.O. Box 30778
New York, NY 10117-3509
1-800-342-6626 (US/Canada)
1-212-626-0530 (Global)

Programs Information:
CSTA Program Services
1-212-626-0530 (Global)


National Science Foundation


CSTA works at many levels to support computing education.

Elementary and Middle school
(problem solving &
computational thinking)

High school
(computing &
computer science)

(enrollment &

(engagement &